Current Market Data

‘Affluent trailblazers’ seek luxury homes in nontraditional markets

‘Affluent trailblazers’ seek luxury homes in nontraditional markets


A new report from Coldwell Banker Global Luxury captures the changing demographics and preferences of luxury buyers.

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Q3 home sales profit margin jumps 37.5%

Q3 home sales profit margin jumps 37.5%


“It’s almost as if the housing market and the overall economy are operating in different worlds.” — Todd Teta, chief product officer at ATTOM Data Solutions

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Existing-home sales ‘through the roof’ in September

Existing-home sales ‘through the roof’ in September


Home sales soared 20.9% year over year to 6.5 million in September, according to the National Association of Realtors.

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Housing starts surge in September as builders push to meet demand

Housing starts surge in September as builders push to meet demand


National Association of Realtors Chief Economist Lawrence Yun called September’s rise in housing starts “welcome news.”

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Half of Houston homes on the market face bidding wars

Half of Houston homes on the market face bidding wars


“The slight decline in bidding wars (nationally) is largely a reflection of a seasonal cooldown, which typically starts in the late summer but was delayed by a few months this year,” said Redfin chief economist Daryl Fairweather.

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Rents are on the rise again

Rents are on the rise again


A new report from CoreLogic shows U.S. single-family rent price growth is moving toward stabilization.

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True colors: A room-by-room color guide

True colors: A room-by-room color guide


Most Realtors know a fresh coat of new paint can transform a space, but do they know which colors will attract buyers? A new study has the answer.

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First American: Homesellers playing ‘musical chairs’

First American: Homesellers playing ‘musical chairs’


Homesellers continued to sell homes to each other in September, making the market resemble a game of ‘housing musical chairs,’ according to First American chief economist Mark Fleming.

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Houston home prices up 7.7% from last year

Houston home prices up 7.7% from last year


“If sky-high prices continue to lure more sellers into the market, it could prompt the inventory rebound we’ve been waiting for — which would be welcome news for frustrated buyers.” — Javier Vivas, director of economic research for realtor.com

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Houston home sales see September surge

Houston home sales see September surge


Inventory shrinks to its lowest level in nearly six years.

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